Q:

How can I keep my child interested in reading as he gets older? - Curious

A:

It is important that your child is an active reader. An active reader is one who interacts with the book and relates the story back to his own knowledge and experiences. Try the following activity to encourage active reading with your child.

  • Take turns reading a book with your child. At the end of every reading session, discuss together whether the hero acted wisely.